Signed Wmf Silver Plated Art Nouveau Woman & Snake Candle Holder Circa 1905
WMF SILVER PLATED ART NOUVEAU WOMAN & SNAKE CANDLE HOLDER - CIRCA 1905 Measures approximately 4" high by 6 1/4" long at the base and 4 3/16 wide at the base. Can barely make out the letters'EP' (electroplated) on the underside. The clearly seen'OX' means'Oxidized. Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik was originally called Metallwarenfabrik Straub & Schweizer and was opened as a metal repairing workshop. By 1900, through mergers and acquisitions, they were the world's largest producer and exporter of household metalware, mainly in the Jugendstil, or Art Nouveau style, designed in the WMF Art Studio under Albert Mayer, a sculptor and designer, who was director from 1884 to 1914. The item "SIGNED WMF SILVER PLATED ART NOUVEAU WOMAN & SNAKE CANDLE HOLDER CIRCA 1905" is in sale since Wednesday, January 18, 2017.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Metalware". The seller is "davidgrant777" and is located in Portland, Oregon.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Maker: WMF
- Type: Candle Holders
- Primary Material: Unknown Metal
- Age: 1900-1940
- Color: Silver
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Style: Art Nouveau
- Country/Region of Origin: Germany